GHSA Golf Championships
EC's Baik finishes third
East Coweta senior Ji Eun Baik wrapped up her varsity golf career with as much consistency as the future Mississippi State player had during her four seasons leading the Lady Indians' program. Baik added her fourth consecutive top-five finish at the GHSA state level after placing third during Monday's Class AAAAAA State Girls Tournament at Sunset Country Club in Moultrie. Her 1-over 73 was just two shots behind co-leaders Michaela Owen of Lambert and Kayla Sloan of Milton, who decided low-medalist honors in a sudden-death playoff. Owen, a sophomore, held off Sloan for the individual title. The Lady Longhorns were also able to defeat defending Class AAAAA champion Milton by five strokes to win the Class AAAAAA girls team crown. Baik ended her varsity career by again winning low medalist honors in region play, firing a 70 to help the Lady Indians win this year's Region 3-AAAAAA crown. East Coweta shot a 277 overall on Monday to place 14th. Cheryl Tobin (101) and Gabriel Freed (103) completed the scoring, while Mary Wilson (106) also competed for the Lady Indians.